Seamus Begley & Oisín MacDiarmada

Kerry box player Seamus Begley teams up with Sligo fiddler Oisin Mac Diarmada for what’s bound to be a highlight of the Glens Centre’s traditional calendar on Friday, May 18 at 8.30pm.

Kerry box player Seamus Begley teams up with Sligo fiddler Oisin Mac Diarmada for what’s bound to be a highlight of the Glens Centre’s traditional calendar on Friday, May 18 at 8.30pm.

The bold Seamus Begley is the quintessential Irish musician known for his sharp wit and famous for pumping out tune after tune at all night sessions with an unstoppably energy. Fiddler Oisin Mac Diarmada, has been described by The Irish Echo’s Earle Hitchner as “one of the most gifted and creative traditional fiddlers playing today”.

Having toured together frequently in the US during the past two years, Begley and Mac Diarmada have now teamed up in an exciting and intimate new combination, exploring tunes and songs from West Kerry to Sligo and beyond. Tickets are €15/12 or bring another adult and up to three children for only €40, tickets can be booked by calling (071) 9855833 or online at www.theglenscentre.com